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Keep from waste, loss, or decay; save.
Conserve
Destroy utterly by tearing down; demolish
Raze
Refuse to take notice of
Ignore
Withdraw from active duty or business
Retire
Lack of good sense; foolish action or undertaking.
Folly
Untouched by anything that damages or diminishes
Intact
Easily lead, taught, or controlled; yielding, docile
Tractable
Not producing or tending to produce cancer.
Noncarcinogenic
Become better; make better, improve
Ameliorate
In an earlier period; previously
Formerly
Answer; reply sharply or angrily
Retort
having no force or effect; void
Invalid
Overturn or overthrow from the foundation; undermine
Subvert
Inclined to be silent or secretive; uncommunicative
Reticent
Unduly sparing in the spending of money; stingy.
Parsimonious
Introduced from another country; foreign
Exotic
Disposed to avoid exertion; lazy, idle.
Indolent
Something that hinders or obstructs
Impediment
Peaceable or friendly relations; agreement
Harmony
Injury, damage, or something that causes it; disadvantage
Detriment